Archives for Tag “Academy Cube”

Are You One Step Ahead of Industry 4.0?

October 15th, 2014
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Two systems meet and one says to the other… What sounds like the beginning of a joke is everyday life in today’s digital economy. Today, machines, storage systems and manufacturing equipment independently exchange information, trigger actions and sometimes control each other—all without user intervention. So you might be asking yourself the question, “Do we even need people as a part of the...

How to Attract STEM Candidates to Your Company

October 1st, 2014

Scientists, technologists, engineers, mathematicians – experts continue highlighting the increasing shortages of qualified talents in the STEM field each and every day. According to a study by Towers Watson, 66% of organizations have experienced difficulties appealing to STEM talents and 41% have also had problems retaining them. Therefore, it is crucial to learn how to find skilled candidates in these fields and...

Strengthen Graduates, Reduce Unemployment, Spur Innovation in Europe

July 15th, 2014

INNSBRUCK, July 9, 2014 – Whether developing medical technology, energy resources, information technology or bioengineering – the future is in the so-called STEM sector. Qualified skilled workers from the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are in higher demand than ever before. As their importance for the European economy intensifies, so too does the shortage of employees in this area....

How to Use Social Media for Employer Branding

May 8th, 2014
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Your employer brand is the perception of your organization as an employer and place to work, but actively developing this image, known as employer branding, takes a lot of work. While employer branding is already used by many organizations to attract, engage and retain top talents, the tactics used can vary greatly and should be adjusted depending on the target audience. One...

PDAgroup: The New Operator of the Innovative and Growing Job Platform ‘Academy Cube’

A year ago the Academy Cube job and training platform was presented at CeBIT by Neelie Kroes, European Commissioner for Digital Agenda and Jim Snabe, Co-CEO of SAP AG. The Academy Cube is designed to help improve the career prospects of job-seeking academics in the fields of mathematics, engineering, science and technology and to better meet high-tech companies’ demands for highly qualified...